Thanksgiving Traditions

12 Things Britons Are Missing Out On By Not Celebrating Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Comedy

According to Wikipedia, the American tradition of Thanksgiving can be traced to "a poorly documented 1621 celebration at Plymouth". We're not sure how...

Thanksgiving in the UK: Can It Work?

Kate Harrad | Posted 22.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Harrad

A holiday based around an emotion? Can the British cope with that? We can only just manage Valentine's Day. Having to express both romance and gratitude in one year might overload us. We're not great at giving thanks, at least not when it matters. I've said thank you to shop assistants probably a hundred times in the last year. Have I thanked my parents for bringing me up in that time, or my partner for his support? Of course not.